2000 South American Youth Championships in Athletics
|XV South American Youth Championships in Athletics|
|Host city||Bogotá, Colombia|
|Main stadium||Estadio El Salitre|
|Participation||about 228 athletes from
The 15th South American Youth Championships in Athletics were held at the Estadio El Salitre in Bogotá, Colombia from November 4–5, 2000. For the first time, the competition was open for athletes from the age group under 18 (U18) rather than under 17 (U17) as before.
All results are marked as "affected by altitude" (A), because Bogotá is located at 2,625 metres above sea level.
Medal table (unofficial)
Detailed result lists can be found on the "World Junior Athletics History" website. An unofficial count yields the number of about 228 athletes from about 12 countries:
- ATLETISMO – Sudamericano en Colombia (in Spanish), 4Pixels SRL / www.lared21.com.uy, November 2, 2000, retrieved November 14, 2011
- "SOUTH AMERICAN YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS (BOYS)", Athletics Weekly, retrieved November 11, 2011
- "SOUTH AMERICAN YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS (GIRLS)", Athletics Weekly, retrieved November 11, 2011
- World Junior Athletics History, WORLD JUNIOR ATHLETICS HISTORY ("WJAH"), retrieved November 11, 2011